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106: A silver-inlaid Islamic sword

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Lot 0106 Details

Description
13th/14th century
The straight (slightly bent), double-edged blade with remnants of a grip rivet on the conical tang, the iron quillons with a copper-soldered ferrule and silver-inlaid stripes on both sides, iron mushroom pommel, the oval ferrule below it with a ring for the hand loop. An excavated find preserved over its whole length with very good basic matter, partly cleaned at the quillons. Length 95.5 cm.
An extremely rare sword with supposedly Syrian/Mameluk provenance.
Compare: Islamic Swords and Swordsmiths, Istanbul 2001, Plate No. 80-83, and Islamiske vaben i dansk privateje, Copenhagen 1982, No. 24.
Condition
III
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106: A silver-inlaid Islamic sword

Estimate €6,010 - €7,800Oct 19, 2005
Starting Price €6,000
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Hermann Historica GmbH

Grasbrunn / Munich, DE
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